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Fatal crash reported near Fort Benton

Posted at 6:42 PM, Apr 15, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-15 20:42:12-04

A fatal crash has been reported near Fort Benton along Highway 87 at mile marker 37.

According to the Montana Highway Patrol, the incident was reported at around 1:37 p.m. on Sunday.

We have received reports that a Mercy Flight helicopter from Benefis Health System was at the scene.

The name of the victim, amount of people involved, and the level of injuries are unknown at this time.

Responding agencies include the Montana Highway Patrol, Fort Benton Police Department, and Chouteau County Sheriff’s Office.

The cause of the crash is still being investigated.

We will update you when we get more information.

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